Cottage Refurbishment – RubberBond Fleeceback

Cottage Refurbishment – RubberBond Fleeceback

PROJECT NAME: Church yard Cottage, Milton Keynes PRODUCT: RubberBond Fleeceback SPECIFIED BY: DPM Leadwork Ltd ROOFING CONTRACTOR: DPM Leadwork Ltd SUMMARY:  A good example of the application of RubberBond Fleeceback EPDM in an eco-home installation. Church Yard Cottage is a privately owned detached home in the village of Liphook, Hampshire. Constructed 6 years ago as an eco-home (designed and…

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Evolution in EPDM

Evolution in EPDM

Sustainability is key when it comes to minimising costs and protecting the environment. EPDM’s strength, lifespan and ease of maintenance all add to a buildings sustainability. On top of this EPDM roofs can be refurbished rather than replaced. Re-seaming patching and other repair work can often replace the need to completely replace an EPDM roof…

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Fact and Fiction of “Cool” Roofs

Fact and Fiction of “Cool” Roofs

What is the best solution when it comes to making a building energy efficient and reducing its carbon foot print? When considering this question it is important to look at all factors including climate, location and what a manufacture is willing to cover when it comes to climate and durability. In this case study we…

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RubberBond Start to Finish

RubberBond Start to Finish

This case study looks at how the complete process of a re-covering a flat roof using RubberBond FleeceBack should be carried out. The project was carried out by Marwood Roofing and included removal and replacement of the old felt roof and re-decking the roof which is only required in cases where the old roofing system…

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The Best Movie Rooftop Confrontations

Over the years, some of the most iconic movie scenes have taken place on rooftops. Maybe it’s the risk of falling off, or the build up to the inevitable showdown at the end. Here’s our take on the best rooftop confrontations in movie history. Embed this on your website: 450 pixels wide The Best Movie…

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The Smart Buildings Of The Future

Our world is changing at a rapid pace. Smart technology allows architects to think beyond traditional boundaries. Buildings of the future will connect the various pieces of the structure in an integrated, dynamic and functional way. Embed this on your website: 450 pixels wide The Smart Buildings Of The Future by Rubber Bond. 955 pixels…

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Leading Architects: Sir Norman Foster

The first instalment of our series on the world’s leading architects looks at the works of Sir Norman Foster, a British born architect world renowned for his ground-breaking interpretations of neo futuristic and post-modern design. Embed this on your website: 450 pixels wide Leading Architects: Sir Norman Foster by Rubber Bond. 955 pixels wide: Leading…

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The Future Of London’s Skyline

Over the next few years, London’s skyline will change dramatically, so we thought we’d take a look at some of the new buildings that are about to pop up in the nation’s capital as well as showing you where exactly they’ll be developed and outline some of the concerns made by locals who are keen…

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Cool Office Conversions

Following on from our last infographic The World’s Greatest Residential Conversions, we thought it would be a good idea to then look at commercial properties… So, we have! In this piece, you’ll find some awesome office conversions where architects have seen potential in the most unlikely of places and converted them into a variety of…

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The World’s Greatest Residential Conversions

With space for new houses becoming more and more sparse, builders and architects are turning to old, unused buildings and converting them into modern, new homes. This is great for two main reasons. 1. Older buildings have so much more character then new builds, so renovating them, or in this case converting them, into new…

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